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The popular children's television program Daniel Tyger's Neighborhood is coming to the big stage with two performances Sunday at Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Cedar Falls.

Bach’s Lunch

Time: Noon today.

Location: Wartburg Chapel Commons, Waverly.

Details: Lecture-recital series featuring organ music of history’s greatest composers. Bring your own lunch. Chad Winterfeldtm cantor of Christ Chapel at Gustavus Adolphus College, is the featured organist.

Admission: Free.

Ramada UNI-Dome Softball Classic

Time: 2:45 p.m. and 5 p.m. today; 12:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. Saturday and 4:15 p.m. Sunday.

Location: UNI-Dome, Cedar Falls.

Details: College softball tournament played indoors.

Battle to Brag

Time: 6 p.m. today.

Location: Voo Doo Lounge, 401 Main St., Cedar Falls.

Details: A fundraiser for Family & Children’s Council to find the top mixologist.

Admission: $20 at the door; hors d’oeuvres included.

Valentine’s Ball

Time: 6 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. today.

Location: Readlyn Event Center, Readlyn.

Details: All proceeds go to several area organizations. Reservations should be made in advance.

Cost: $40 per person.

Big Casino Night

Time: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. today.

Location: Black’s Building, 501 Sycamore St., Waterloo.

Details: Fundraiser for Big Brother Big Sisters. The event combines appetizers and desserts, silent auction and casino gaming. New this year is bingo. All proceeds of Big Casino Night support one-to-one mentoring of youth facing adversity in our community.

Alice in Wonderland

Time: 7 p.m. today, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

Location: St. Joe Building, 101 Clark St., Dysart.

Details: Put on by the Wolf Creek Players, the play is directed by Deb Kloster.

Tickets: $10 for adults and $5 for students; children 5 and younger are free. Seating is limited; to reserve a seat, call 239-8660.

Legislative Forum

Time: 10 a.m. Saturday.

Location: Central Rivers AEA, Technology Parkway, Cedar Falls.

Details: Area legislators talk about issues before the Iowa Legislature. The theme of this forum is education.

Valentine Tea Parties

Time: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Snowden House, 306 Washington St., Waterloo.

Details: Guests will learn about the history of Valentine’s Day, create Valentines and other themed crafts, all while enjoying a low tea with treats.

Cost: $8 for Grout Museum District members and $10 for non-members. Pre-registration is required,

Wcfsymphony concert: Concertos

Time: 5 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Brown Derby Ballroom, 618 Sycamore St., Waterloo.

Tickets: Go to

UNI wrestling vs. Iowa State

Time: 7 p.m. Saturday.

Location: UNI West Gym, Cedar Falls.

Tickets: Call 273-4849 or go to

KUNI Blues Blowout

Time: 6 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Electric Park Ballroom, 310 W. Conger St., Waterloo.

Details: Sonny Landreth is the featured musician.

Tickets: $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Tickets available at Bob’s Guitars in Cedar Falls.

Waterloo Black Hawks vs. Cedar Rapids

Time: 7 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Young Arena, 125 Commercial St., Waterloo.

Tickets: Call 291-7680 or go to

Heartland Acres Ice Fishing Derby

Time: 9 a.m. to noon Sunday.

Location: Heartland Acres, 2600 Swan Lake Blvd., Independence.

Details: Pre-registration required for fishing, but the public can watch it.

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

Time: 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday.

Location: Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, 8201 Dakota St., Cedar Falls.

Details: The legacy of the beloved Mister Rogers Neighborhood lives on with the award-winning television series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.

Tickets: Prices start at $25; special youth pricing available. To order, call 273-4849 or go to

Iowa Winter Nationals Tractor Pull

Time: 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday morning (no time given).

Location: McElroy Auditorium, National Cattle Congress grounds, 257 Ansborough Ave., Waterloo.

Rent 20th anniversary tour

Time: 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.

Location: Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Cedar Falls.

Details: Rent follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out.

Tickets: Prices start at $39; special youth pricing available. To order, call 273-4849 or go to

Hearst Film Series

Time: 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Location: Hearst Center for the Arts, 304 W. Seerley Blvd., Cedar Falls.

Details: The Hearst screens classic, foreign and independent films Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. from September through May in Mae Latta Hall. Each month features a different theme. February’s theme is “bad weather.” Today’s movie is “The Perfect Storm.”

Admission: Free.

UNI men’s basketball vs. Evansville

Time: 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Location: McLeod Center, Cedar Falls.

Tickets: Call 273-4849 or go to

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